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Prison no bar to higher education as university ‘campus’ opens in Kent jail

Latest Latest news & views of the criminal justice sector ATTEND AN EVENT JOBS BOARD Latest News No two prisons are alike, any more than two prisoners are the same. But virtually all closed prisons have one thing in common, they are noisy places. Wherever you go, at most times of day and evening, there’s […]

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Lib Dem drug policy to ‘stop treating addiction as crime

Latest Latest news & views of the criminal justice sector ATTEND AN EVENT JOBS BOARD Latest News People caught with drugs for personal use would be referred for health treatment rather than sent to jail under proposals unveiled by the Scottish Liberal Democrats. Leader Willie Rennie said Scotland’s current drugs policy “is costly and fails […]

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Family programme at Parc Prison is given official accolade

Latest Latest news & views of the criminal justice sector ATTEND AN EVENT JOBS BOARD Latest News Ground-breaking work carried out by Gwalia the social housing and care support supplier, to reduce re-offending rates among male prisoners and their families has helped Parc Prison secure the ‘Investors in Families’ chartered mark. The success of the […]